Anthony Brandon Wong

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Anthony Brandon Wong
Born (1965-05-12) May 12, 1965 (age 56)
Other namesAnthony Wong
OccupationActor

Anthony Brandon Wong (born May 12, 1965), often credited simply as Anthony Wong, is an Australian actor. His roles include Ghost in The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions.[1]

Career[edit]

His role of Ghost from The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions was greatly expanded in the video game Enter the Matrix, in which he starred alongside Jada Pinkett Smith as the lead.[2] Prior to landing his role as Ghost, he originally auditioned for Tank in the first film, but lost out to Marcus Chong.[citation needed]

Wong's other roles include Jumping Ship as the leader of modern-day pirates, Little Fish, two stints on Home and Away, Mek – a scientist in Spellbinder: Land of the Dragon Lord, the 2004 film Flight of the Phoenix and as Tasuke Kogo in the 2008 six-part miniseries, Samurai Girl. He played the role of Danny Law in the 2016 comedy TV series The Family Law.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Wong is openly gay.[4][5]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1988 Swap Shop Lead Guest Role TV series; 1 episode
1988 Home and Away David Lee (Recurring Role) TV series; 6 episodes
1988 Mission Impossible Tu TV series; 1 episode
1989 Trouble in Paradise Ringe (Supporting Role) TV Movie
1989 Tanamera – Lion of Singapore Miki (Recurring Role) TV miniseries; 5 episodes
1989 Bodysurfer Dr.Wu TV miniseries; 2 episodes
1989 Cassidy Wayne TV miniseries
1989 Fear in Fun Park Randolph (Supporting Role) TV Movie
1989 Boys from the Bush Phoung (Guest Role) TV series; 1 episode
1990 Embassy Lee (Recurring Role) TV series; 3 episodes
1991 A Country Practice Winston Yip TV series; 2 episodes
1991 Acropolis Now Guido Mazzio (Guest Role) TV series; 1 episode
1991 'Til There Was You Barman Feature film
1992 Seeing Red Nguyen (Supporting Role) Feature film
1995 Singapore Sling Yvette (Guest Role) TV series
1996 Floating Life Gar Ming (Male Lead Role) Feature film
1996 Lilian's Story Transvestite on bus Feature film
1997 Spellbinder: Land of the Dragon Lord Mek (Main Cast) TV series, 26 episodes
1997 The Adventures of Sam Hong (Voice) TV series, 1 episode
1998 Home and Away Hai (Recurring Role) TV series, 7 episodes
2001 Jumping Ship Frakes (Main Villain Role) TV movie
2003 The Matrix Reloaded Ghost Feature film
2003 The Matrix Revolutions Ghost Feature film
2003 Enter the Matrix Ghost (Lead Role) Voice acting, motion capture performance, and live-action full motion video in video game
2003 Flight of the Phoenix Lead Smuggler Feature film
2008 Samurai Girl Tasuke Kogo TV miniseries, 6 episodes
2008 Crooked Business Peter Cho Feature film
2011 Haywire Jiang Feature film
2012 Guns, Girls and Gambling Asian Elvis Feature film
2013 Nowhere Boys Michael TV series; 7 episodes
2015 Maximum Choppage Le Bok TV series; 5 episodes
2016 The Family Law Danny Law TV series; 18 episodes
2016 Thicker Than Water Tin Feature film
2020 The Invisible Man Accident Victim Cameo appearance
2021 Sequin in a Blue Room Virginia Feature film

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mark W. Worthing The Matrix Revealed: The Theology Of The Matrix Trilogy - 2004 - - Page 148 "The Theology Of The Matrix Trilogy "Ghost: Played by Anthony Wong. "
  2. ^ Barry, Rebecca (3 May 2003). "Ghost of a chance". New Zealand Herald.
  3. ^ Taylor, Andrew (9 January 2016). "The Family Law: Benjamin Law's 'comedy about divorce' screens on SBS". The Sydney Morning Herald. Archived from the original on 9 January 2016. Retrieved 9 January 2016.
  4. ^ Glitz, Michael (May 27, 2003). "Cinema, this summer". The Advocate: 40. Another issue confirms this.
  5. ^ O'Donnell, Marcus (2006). "Western Gay Society and Pornographic Depictions of Asian Men". Gendered Outcasts and Sexual Outlaws. The Haworth Press. p. 169. ISBN 9781135834036. Originally published in 1997

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